Top Player Transfers of the Week: September 20 – September 26

Top Player Transfers of the Week: September 20 – September 26

Gabriel Ionica

9/27/2021, 7:35:04 AM

Welcome to our forty-sixth edition of VALORANT Top Player Transfers of the Week! We’re nearing closer to the VCT Last Chance Qualifiers so the pressure is high for the teams that have not yet qualified for Champions. Before you read this transfers article, make sure to check out our last installment to stay updated! Here are the top VALORANT player transfers for the week of September 20 – September 26.

XSET Release Female Division

XSET released their female division, ending the girls’ involvement with the organization. The roster is transitioning into VALORANT and will be looking for a new org to represent.

Version1 Sign Female Roster

Version1 signed the orgless roster of Just Breathe to form VersionX, the team’s female side.

Immortals Release Kehmicals

Immortals are back to five players after releasing Rhett “Kehmicals” Lynch.

Chiefs Join Valorant

The Oceanic organization signed their first Valorant roster and their sights seem to be set on taking out the NA competition.

Heretics Slice Part of their Roster

Team Heretics are down to just three players after cutting Amine “Amilwa” Saidi, Patryk “paTiTek” Fabrowski, and Ivan “Johnta” Shevtsov.

Team Liquid Drop Kryptix, Sign Nivera

James “Kryptix” Affleck announced he is taking a personal break from Valorant. In his place, Team Liquid brought Nabil “Nivera” Benrlitom, Adil “ScreaM” Benrlitom‘s younger brother.

NRG Bench Wedid

Matthew “Wedid” Suchan announced on Twitter that he’s been benched from NRG‘s roster.

FaZe’s Coach Shuffle

FaZe signed ex-CS:GO player Joshua “JDM” Marzano as their head coach and moved Thomas “Trippy” Schappy to the assistant coach role.

Pittsburgh Knights Signs Frosty

After Terry “dsr” Rioux left earlier this month, Pittsburgh Knights signed Ashton “Frosty” Rakoske.

Shinobi Joins Global Esports as Coach

Former Cloud9 player Josh “shinobi” Abastado joined the Indian organization Global Esports as their head coach.

Thanks for tuning in to our forty-sixth edition of VALORANT Top Player Transfers of the Week. Is there a transfer we missed that you think we should have included? Let us know and tune in next Sunday for our next Top Player Transfers of the Week! As usual, remember to follow us at Run it Back and join our Discord for all your latest news, extensive guides, and exclusive interviews in the world of Valorant!


Gabriel Ionica

Not-yet-famous esports writer. Started out with CS:GO but now I write about Valorant too. Check out my article backlog on Twitter!